Coventry team joins CERC
Coventry team doing construction

Coventry Environmental, Inc. was named a Certified Environmentally Responsible Contractor (CERC) on December 13, 2019.

Coventry Environmental offers a variety of services such as remedial construction, facility decontamination, waste transport & disposal and legacy site maintenance. Coventry holds tank handling certifications in Pennsylvania, New Jersey, Delaware and Maryland. The following storage tank management services are provided across their operations territory:

  • UST & AST Closure, Removal & Abandonment in Place
  • UST & AST Inspection

According to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), there are four (4) major benefits of properly managing storage tanks. These include:

  1. Human Health Improvements
  2. Ecological Improvements
  3. Aesthetic and Recreational Improvements
  4. Land Productivity Improvements

Coventry Environmental is a certified Small Business Entity in Pennsylvania and also have Health and Safety accreditations from both BROWZ and AVETTA.

With over 90 years of combined experience in planning, managing and executing a diverse portfolio of environmental and civil improvement projects, Coventry is aware of the environmental risks associated with construction activities and has trained its employees with step-by-step procedures to reduce and mitigate these risks.

As a Certified Environmentally Responsible Contractor, they are driven to protect groundwater and soil through pollution prevention and jobsite safety.

“All of our staff are committed to seeing our natural resources protected for future generations.”

– Steve Ohrwaschel, President

About CERC

Certified Environmentally Responsible Contractors (CERC) is a new certification program that aims to promote environmentally responsible contractors by helping them stand out from the lesser-qualified competition and win more bids. Contractors can become certified by establishing an environmental risk management plan through broadened pollution insurance and Pollution Prevention Practices provided by Environmental Risk Professionals. Check coverage and learn more here.

About Environmental Risk Professionals

Environmental Risk Professionals is a team of highly experienced risk professionals determined to help contractors and other business owners minimize pollution claims. Through Pollution Prevention Practices, Operation and Maintenance Plans and other services, Environmental Risk Professionals helps businesses understand their risk exposure and in turn, mitigate potential claims and effects on the environment. Learn more about Environmental Risk Professionals by visiting